Handling Flammable and Combustible Liquid Incidents

Course Length: 12.0 Hours

Course Number Start Date End Date Time Location (Hover for more information) Instructor/Coordinator Status
FFAA18391 08/09/2018 08/10/2018 08:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. GPSTC, FORSYTH CHRIS COOGLE REGISTER
FFAA18519 10/11/2018 10/12/2018 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. GPSTC, FORSYTH CHRIS COOGLE REGISTER
TBA 12/13/2018 12/14/2018 08:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. GPSTC, FORSYTH CHRIS COOGLE
TBA 01/24/2019 01/25/2019 08:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. GPSTC, FORSYTH CHRIS COOGLE
TBA 02/21/2019 02/22/2019 08:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. GPSTC, FORSYTH CHRIS COOGLE
TBA 03/18/2019 03/19/2019 08:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. GPSTC, FORSYTH CHRIS COOGLE
TBA 04/18/2019 04/19/2019 08:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. GPSTC, FORSYTH CHRIS COOGLE
TBA 05/27/2019 05/28/2019 08:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. GPSTC, FORSYTH CHRIS COOGLE
TBA 06/20/2019 06/21/2019 08:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. GPSTC, FORSYTH CHRIS COOGLE
TBA 07/25/2019 07/26/2019 08:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. GPSTC, FORSYTH CHRIS COOGLE
TBA 08/12/2019 08/13/2019 08:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. GPSTC, FORSYTH CHRIS COOGLE
TBA 09/09/2019 09/10/2019 08:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. GPSTC, FORSYTH CHRIS COOGLE
TBA 10/17/2019 10/18/2019 08:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. GPSTC, FORSYTH CHRIS COOGLE
TBA 11/18/2019 11/19/2019 08:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. GPSTC, FORSYTH CHRIS COOGLE
TBA 12/11/2019 12/12/2019 08:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. GPSTC, FORSYTH CHRIS COOGLE

Prerequisite: Personnel must be trained to the level of basic firefighter as specified in Title 25 of OCGA. Persons accepted in this course must be a member of a fire department in compliance with O.C.G.A. Title 25-3-23. The student must have successfully completed a Module 1 of the Georgia Basic Fire Fighter Training Course or any other titled Georgia Fire Academy prescribed basic fire fighter course.

This course is designed to give firefighters as well as fire officers the basic knowledge, skills and confidence needed to safely control and extinguish flammable liquids fires. Included are definitions of the properties of both flammable and combustible liquids, types of storage containers and their hazards, tactics for modes of attack, as well as discussions and demonstrations of different types of extinguishing agents. Students must pass a written examination with a minimum 70% accuracy and successfully complete assigned practical objective to receive credit for the course.

Special Notes: Students must provide positive pressure self-contained breathing apparatus and full structural firefighter protective clothing to include boots, coat, pants, gloves, helmet and hood. All clothing and equipment must be in good condition and meet applicable NFPA standards. No shorts or sleeveless shirts may be worn. A pocket calculator would be helpful but not essential.